Dean Smith

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Dean Smith | Aston Villa | Premier League

Published: 11:39, 25 February 2020 | Updated: 11:02, 22 April 2020

Dean Smith is the first-team manager of Aston Villa, having joined the Premier League club in October 2018 from Brentford. The boyhood Villa fan guided the club back into the Premier League via the Championship Play-offs in 2019, beating Derby County 2-1 in the final to return to the top-flight for the first time since 2016. Smith is known for his laid-back, well-measured approach and forming close bonds with his players. Check here to find the latest news on Dean Smith and Aston Villa.